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Wastebusters looking good

August 29th, 2012

We’ve just done the annual accounts and we came in with a surplus and put $1.2 million into Wanaka’s economy. We’ve managed to keep on 25 staff, but we’re still gutted to have lost four full-time workers plus casuals. Our …more

Keep Wanaka Beautiful

August 24th, 2012

Keep New Zealand Beautiful week starts on 16th Sept, and once again Wanaka is lucky to have lots of motivated groups and individuals keen to pick up litter out there. No more plastic bags and bottles on the road-side verges, …more

Craft Night

August 16th, 2012

At this month’s craft night we made draught stoppers. Gina and Quinn came down and made a couple of snakes – Quinn impressed me with his sewing skills, it’s not easy to sew in a straight line, well done Quinn.  …more

Craft Night 15th August

August 3rd, 2012

This month we are aiming to keep warm and keep those nasty draughts out  by making fun draught stoppers. You may think these funny sausages in front of the door are a thing of the past, but let me tell …more

Container moving day

August 1st, 2012

Thursday 2nd August was a big morning for us, with a big shift around of our containers to improve traffic and material flows. Thanks to Bif’s colour-coded plan and the early morning start time, it all went smoothly with no …more

Ziptrek co-sponsor Paper4trees

July 30th, 2012

A big welcome to Ziptrek who have come on board to sponsor Paper4trees in the Lakes District alongside QLDC. Wastebusters delivers the Paper4trees programme to 16 schools and preschools . The schools and preschools get trees to plant as a …more

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